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  • Job reference: RMS0175182

Lead Project Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Azerbaijan
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 23/01/2017
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Our Client is currently seeking a Lead Project Engineer with strong experience in power and electrical systems (ideally 110kV), to support their onshore project.

Key roles include:

* Support PGM with technical issues to assure safe, efficient and timely delivery of Project Onshore Terminal
* Engineering interface with Project Onshore Build Contractor
* Take a leading part in encouraging best practice in HSSE in the conduct of the work
* In Country third party and Azerbaijani Authority Interfaces
* Technical liaison between the interfacing groups
* Management of engineering and project execution questions, change and their resolution

Duties include:

* Ensure a commitment to best HSSE performance by management, contractor and contractor's workforce
* Establish technical and fabrication engineering routine and integrity process with deck build contractor construction & engineering managers.
* Review of engineering deliverables & provide regular project status reports of engineering and PSCM deliverables in line with project schedule;
* Manage effective communications between engineering, technical, construction, project controls groups, PSCM and design engineering contractor .
* Provide assistance to the project construction manager.
* Lead Company expectations on quality and integrity of deck build
* Agree the fabrication engineering schedule of deliverables and their target dates with contractor's engineering manager
* Assist contractor's national recruitment strategy for mobilisation of fabrication engineers
* Manage Company Construction group risk register & Lessons Learned activities
* Manage technical interface between design engineering contractor and Construction Management Team
* Work with C & EA teams to ensure Azerbaijani Authority approvals are achieved as required
* Ensure LLs from previous or relevant projects are included in contractor fabricate & build schedule
* At site, ensure the construction effort is being applied in accordance with project schedule and Company construction defined practice.
* Assist in developing the detail of the Mechanical Completion execution plan for contractor deck build, yard and offshore completion.
* Deliver constructability reports and ensuring the contracts' SOW account for constructability issues
* Agree and monitor remaining deliverable dates with E & P and ensuring the contracts SOW account for the dates
* Manage the responses to SEQs to resolution in change or modified implementation
* Manage the resolution of contractor requests for change in scope, or for design engineering introduced change through a robust MOC process.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Track record of experience gained in similar oil and gas / petrochemical / power generation related projects, in a similar role leading to development of the following skill sets:
o Working with the engineering contractor and understanding engineering process
o Ability to monitor engineering progress and understanding technical challenges
o Site Integrity Management (IM) standards and the application of IM at fabrication sites in greenfield or brownfield projects
o Control of Work processes during execution

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Engineering Degree desired (HNC / HND can be considered with appropriate experience)

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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